Batoka power plant construction set for next year

Zambia and Zimbabwe will start building the 2 400MW Batoka Gorge hydropower plant next year, a company jointly owned by the two governments said yesterday. The Batoka project involves construction of ...

By Reuters | Published: 03 July 2019


Zanu-PF youth League to look into Chiri's reports

THE Zanu-PF Youth League which has been breathing fire and brimstone over corruption in government and the private sector said it will be looking into Auditor-General (AG) Mildred Chiri's reports whic...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 July 2019


Police officers clash over lucrative Gokwe mine

There was drama when police from Nembudzia Police Station fought and disarmed their counterparts from the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) in Gokwe after they tried to arrest an officer implic...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 July 2019


Tight economy chokes Fidelity insurance revenue

Fidelity Life Assurance says the increase in the costs of basic goods against stagnant wages reduced spending on insurance products.The company's chief executive officer, Reuben Java, told shareholder...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 June 2019


Mphoko to get his exit package

Former vice president (VP) Phelekezela Mphoko, is now likely to get his terminal benefits, more than a year after he was booted out of government. According to the independently-owned Daily News newsp...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 June 2019


'Mnangagwa political dialogue a joke'

UNITED African National Congress (UANC) leader Gwinyai Muzorewa has said political dialogue between President Emmerson Mnangagwa and multiple fringe opposition parties is not going to yield anything.M...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 June 2019

SB Moyo 'furious' after Chamisa jokes

Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Nelson Chamisa on Saturday met, by chance, with the most high-ranking member of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government in almost six months - and it did ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 June 2019


Mnangagwa's Cabinet okays provision of forex for basic goods

Cabinet has resolved to avail foreign currency to manufacturers of basic goods for the acquisition of raw materials so as to arrest the unjustified price increases obtaining in the country. The decisi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2019


Zimbabwe's outlook remains bleak - Stanbic

STANBIC Bank Zimbabwe reported a 42% increase in after-tax profit to US$39,15 million in the year to December 2018, but the bank has warned that growth prospects for 2019 remain weak.In a statement ac...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 April 2019


'Visit to Gukurahundi genocide sites a Mnangagwa smokescreen attempt'

OPPOSITION Zapu has dismissed the planned visit by the country's peace commission to Gukurahundi sites in Matebeleland as an attempt by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to hoodwink the world into the fals...

By newzimbabwe | Published: 26 April 2019


Cooking oil shortages loom

Zimbabwe will experience serious cooking oil shortages in the coming weeks as foreign currency shortages have affected the importation of crude oil, leaving oil expresses producing a fifth of the 9 mi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 April 2019


Chamisa target crooks surrounding Mnangagwa

OPPOSITION MDC leader Nelson Chamisa has called for a complete overhaul of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government departments to curb the scourge of corruption, which has permeated almost all publi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 April 2019


Mphoko to be paid for 51% of Choppies

FORMER Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko and his son, Siqokoqela, have exited Choppies Supermarkets after offering to be bought out of the company to end a protracted ownership wrangle. The Mphokos' l...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 January 2019


Mnangagwa's soldiers in Boko Haram-style invasions

AT a private hospital in Harare on Wednesday, a mother lay between her two children, all writhing in pain from injuries sustained when masked soldiers attacked their home Boko Haram-style.After firing...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 January 2019


Art Corporation looks beyond borders

ART Corporation is looking to allocate US$3 million for capital expenditure this year as it aims to manufacture 50 000 batteries whilst strengthening its export position in the regional market.In full...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 January 2019


Zimbabwe looking at introducing local crude oil refinery

Zimbabwe should seriously consider establishing a local crude oil refinery as a way of cutting the ballooning fuel bill, according to the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera).Zimbabwe's fuel co...

By Staff reporter | Published: 23 December 2018


Callisto Jokonya to lead Zimra Board

The Minister of Finance and Economic Development has announced a new 6-member ZIMRA board in terms of Section 5 of the Revenue Authority [Chapter 23:11] with effect from 19 December 2018.In a statemen...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 December 2018


Mutambara book launch set for Mutare

FORMER Deputy Prime Minister and academic Arthur Mutambara is set to launch the second of his three-volume thought leadership series, The Path to Power, in his home province of Manicaland tomorrow.The...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 December 2018


Forex shortage: Innscor looks within

DIVERSIFIED group, Innscor Africa Limited says it is now leveraging on its domestic fast-moving consumer goods line to cushion itself from high foreign currency requirements. The company said although...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 December 2018


Chiyangwa looked crestfallen

PHILIP Chiyangwa was left a dejected man after a surprise 35-24 defeat to challenger Felton Kamambo, the man he tried so hard to prevent from contesting in the Zifa elections which were held in Harare...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 December 2018


Mphoko shares not real: Choppies

BOTSWANA-based supermarket, Choppies, has threatened to revoke shares it gave to former Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko and his son, Siqokoqela, as part of a scam to allow the retailer to comply wit...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 December 2018


Bulawayo hotels, lodges fully booked

MAJOR hotels and lodges in Bulawayo are fully booked ahead of the Annual Zanu-PF National Peoples' Conference, which begins in Esigodini, Matabeleland South today. The five-day event is seen as a majo...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 December 2018


Mphoko son's bail revoked

A BULAWAYO magistrate yesterday revoked bail conditions of former Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko's son, Siqokoqela and sent him to remand prison, pending trial over fraud charges.Siqokoqela faces u...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 December 2018


URL listing to depend on economy outlook, says Moyo

A PLANNED initial public offering of United Refineries Ltd (URL) will depend on the economic climate, CE Busisa Moyo says.URL this year moved to strengthen its balance sheet by inviting pension funds ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 December 2018


Mnangagwa govt shouldn't make Mugabe look like a saint

The current fuel shortages being experienced in the country are a reminder to all and sundry that Zimbabwe is a long way off from stabilising its sickly economy.And the prevailing economic situation s...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 December 2018

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